Independence Chamber of Commerce News

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Independence recognized as a Community for All Ages

The city of Independence is pleased to announce that it has been recognized for its work to create a Community for All Ages.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Stage Set for 32nd Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration

The Community of Concerned Citizens, in partnership with the City of Independence, will present its 32nd annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day celebration at 7 p.m.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Job Plus Celebrates National Launch

HUD announced seven locations across the U.S. that were selected for the Jobs Plus Initiative Grant that is for a four-year period.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of Independence hires new Power and Light Department General Manager

The City of Independence today announced the hiring of Brenda Hampton as the new City of Independence Power and Light Department General Manager.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Independence Celebrates Another Spirited Event

Independence is preparing to celebrate another milestone with the longest-running Halloween parade in the Kansas City area.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Police Officer Jeff Nunn receives Susan Paxton Block Award

Independence Police Officer Jeff Nunn has been named the recipient of the 2018 Susan Paxton Block Award for Distinguished Public Service.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Potawatomi Trail of Death Commemorative Caravan to visit Independence September 21

The Potawatomi Trail of Death Commemorative Caravan will be in Independence on Friday, Sept. 21, as part of their journey to retrace the original route taken by the Potawatomi in 1838.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: City of Independence hires new Assistant City Manager

The City of Independence today announced the hiring of Adam Norris as the new Assistant City Manager.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Comcast now helped more than six million low-income Americans cross the Digital Devide

Comcast today announced it has now connected more than six million low-income Americans to the Internet through its Internet Essentials program, which is the largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program for low-income families in the U.S.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ribbon Cutting for State Farm Alicia Allen on Aug 10

Come hungry and join us for the Ribbon Cutting (and lunch!) for State Farm Alicia Allen.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Business Before Hours at Adam's Mark Hotel & Conference Center on July 26

Come join us at this month's Business Before Hours sponsored by Adam's Mark Hotel & Conference Center!

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Company Announces Business Location in Independence Occupying Former Sprint Building

The Independence Economic Development Council (iNEDC) announced that Healthy Plus will locate its new headquarters in Independence, MO during their annual meeting today.

INDEPENDENCE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Independence Surpasses Goal of Raising Median Income to $50,000 2 Years Ahead of Schedule

New census figures released this week by ESRI show that the median household income has risen to $50,122, surpassing a stated goal 5 year goal set by the EDC in 2015 and included in the Independence 4 All strategic plan which has been developed by the City of Independence.

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